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The Resource "Childhood" in "crisis"?, edited by Phil Scraton

"Childhood" in "crisis"?, edited by Phil Scraton

Label
"Childhood" in "crisis"?
Title
"Childhood" in "crisis"?
Statement of responsibility
edited by Phil Scraton
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examining debates concerning children and young people, this text discusses the politics of childhood , focusing on topics such as: the family; education and schooling; mental health; crime and justice; and sexuality
Member of
Cataloging source
IOD
Dewey number
305.230941
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ792.G7
LC item number
C45 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Scraton, Phil
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  • Children
  • Child development
  • Deviant behavior
  • Child development
  • Children
  • Deviant behavior
  • Great Britain
Label
"Childhood" in "crisis"?, edited by Phil Scraton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : UCL, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 'Childhood': An Introduction to Historical and Theoretical Analyses; What is Childhood?: Some Preliminary Thoughts; Childhood in History: Social Construction and Reconstruction; Theorizing History: Childhood and Social Control; Theoretical Specificity: The Structural Location of Childhood; Children and Adults: Rights, Power and Participation; Childhood as a Structural Division: Exclusion and Marginalization; Intra-Structural Divisions: The Concept of Childhoods
  • Processes of State Socialization: Time, Space and Specialist Institutions The State-Family Relation: Production, Reproduction and the Processes of Social Replacement; Childhood and Gender Relations: The Limitations and the Potential of Feminist Analyses; Childhood and Economic Relations: Generation and Poverty; Conclusion; Chapter 2 'Crisis': The Demonization of Children and Young People; The Media, Social Construction and Childhood; Children as Criminals; Children as Victims: The Media and Child Abuse; Physical Abuse; Sexual Abuse and Cleveland
  • James Bulger: From Murder to 'Childhood in Crisis'Conclusion; Chapter 3 'Families' in 'Crisis'?; The Traditional Family in Context; An End to Consensus? Feminism and the Family; Which is the Party of the Family?; The Eternal Triangle: Children, Parents and the State; The 1990's: A Decade of Children's Rights?; An Alternative Future for the Family?; Chapter 4 Prolonging 'Childhood', Manufacturing 'Innocence' and Regulating Sexuality; 'She Devils' and Morality Panics; Constructing Childhood, Confining Sexuality; Feeding the Myths, Forging the Policies; Gillick; HIV/AIDS; Section 28
  • Age of Consent In Whose Best Interest?; Chapter 5 'Crisis' in the Classroom?; Schools for All; Schooling the Meritocracy; Thatcher's Children; 'Crisis' Revisited; Chapter 6 Children in Trouble: State Responses to Juvenile Crime; Juvenile Justice 1982-1992: A Fragile Consensus; The Post-1992 Clamp-down: A True Blue Approach to Children in Trouble; The Authoritarian Shift: A Critical Analysis; The Processes of Demonization and Detention; The Processes of Dematerialization and Decontextualization; The Processes of Despotism and Disqualification
  • Reclaiming Justice for Children: The Challenge Ahead Chapter 7 'Mad', 'Bad' or Misunderstood?; Historical and Theoretical Contexts; The Problematics of the Defining Process; The Rights of Children and Young People in Residential Mental Health Settings; The Current 'Crisis'; Challenging Professional Discourses and Classifications; Chapter 8 Whose 'Childhood'? What 'Crisis'?; Deliverance from 'Evil'; The Social Construction and Political Management of the 'Crisis'; Taking the Moral High Ground; Towards a Rights Agenda for Children and Young People; Notes on Contributors; References; Index
Control code
232157370
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 224 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781857287899
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232157370
Label
"Childhood" in "crisis"?, edited by Phil Scraton
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : UCL, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Book Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1 'Childhood': An Introduction to Historical and Theoretical Analyses; What is Childhood?: Some Preliminary Thoughts; Childhood in History: Social Construction and Reconstruction; Theorizing History: Childhood and Social Control; Theoretical Specificity: The Structural Location of Childhood; Children and Adults: Rights, Power and Participation; Childhood as a Structural Division: Exclusion and Marginalization; Intra-Structural Divisions: The Concept of Childhoods
  • Processes of State Socialization: Time, Space and Specialist Institutions The State-Family Relation: Production, Reproduction and the Processes of Social Replacement; Childhood and Gender Relations: The Limitations and the Potential of Feminist Analyses; Childhood and Economic Relations: Generation and Poverty; Conclusion; Chapter 2 'Crisis': The Demonization of Children and Young People; The Media, Social Construction and Childhood; Children as Criminals; Children as Victims: The Media and Child Abuse; Physical Abuse; Sexual Abuse and Cleveland
  • James Bulger: From Murder to 'Childhood in Crisis'Conclusion; Chapter 3 'Families' in 'Crisis'?; The Traditional Family in Context; An End to Consensus? Feminism and the Family; Which is the Party of the Family?; The Eternal Triangle: Children, Parents and the State; The 1990's: A Decade of Children's Rights?; An Alternative Future for the Family?; Chapter 4 Prolonging 'Childhood', Manufacturing 'Innocence' and Regulating Sexuality; 'She Devils' and Morality Panics; Constructing Childhood, Confining Sexuality; Feeding the Myths, Forging the Policies; Gillick; HIV/AIDS; Section 28
  • Age of Consent In Whose Best Interest?; Chapter 5 'Crisis' in the Classroom?; Schools for All; Schooling the Meritocracy; Thatcher's Children; 'Crisis' Revisited; Chapter 6 Children in Trouble: State Responses to Juvenile Crime; Juvenile Justice 1982-1992: A Fragile Consensus; The Post-1992 Clamp-down: A True Blue Approach to Children in Trouble; The Authoritarian Shift: A Critical Analysis; The Processes of Demonization and Detention; The Processes of Dematerialization and Decontextualization; The Processes of Despotism and Disqualification
  • Reclaiming Justice for Children: The Challenge Ahead Chapter 7 'Mad', 'Bad' or Misunderstood?; Historical and Theoretical Contexts; The Problematics of the Defining Process; The Rights of Children and Young People in Residential Mental Health Settings; The Current 'Crisis'; Challenging Professional Discourses and Classifications; Chapter 8 Whose 'Childhood'? What 'Crisis'?; Deliverance from 'Evil'; The Social Construction and Political Management of the 'Crisis'; Taking the Moral High Ground; Towards a Rights Agenda for Children and Young People; Notes on Contributors; References; Index
Control code
232157370
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 224 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781857287899
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232157370

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